Tag: BitLocker

Defending Against Ransomware

We have carefully examined the cyber threat landscape and observed that ransomware attacks have become increasingly common and sophisticated in recent years. These malicious attacks can cause significant damage to organizations, leading to data loss, business interruption, and financial harm. As such, organizations are urged to be proactive in protecting their information systems against these […]

Office 365 BitLocker and Distributed Key Manager for Encryption

Encryption is a critical aspect of data protection for any organization, and Microsoft Office 365 offers several built-in encryption options. However, one of the most robust and flexible options available is the combination of BitLocker and Distributed Key Manager (DKM). This guide will provide a detailed walkthrough of the steps required to implement BitLocker and […]

Achieving FIPS 140-2 Validation for Windows Security

NIST establishes Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) 140-2 validation as a security standard for cryptographic modules. Industries and governments use this standard to validate the security of cryptographic modules. To achieve FIPS 140-2 validation, Windows operating systems must undergo rigorous testing and evaluation. This process tests for cryptographic strength, key management, and overall system security. […]